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  • 09/04/19
    Pour at the Park at the North Park Lodge - Friday, September 6, 2019

    Join us for Pour at the Park North a benefit to support the Allegheny County Parks Foundation and the 9 county parks! Friday, September 6 5:30 to 8:30 pm New location - North Park Lodge with parking and continuous bus shuttles at the North Park Ice Rink. See additional…

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  • 09/03/19
    Become a Citizen Scientist! Final sessions - Sept. 10 and 11 Sign up today

    What is a Citizen Scientist? A Citizen Scientist is an amateur scientist who helps increase the public’s understanding of science. With funding from The Pittsburgh Foundation, the Allegheny County Parks Foundation will offer three free programs in South Park and Boyce Park this summer! Join staff from the Audubon Society…

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  • 09/03/19
    Join us for the final meadow walk of the season. Thursday, September 12 Indian Hill Meadow at Boyce Park

    To sign up for a free meadow walk, contact the Parks Foundation at 724-327-7627 or info@acparksfoundation.org. Fall interest in the Indian Hill Meadow in Boyce Park by Penn State Master Gardener Attila Csokai A meadow is a diverse mix of native flowers and grasses; an ecologically important source of…

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  • 07/31/19
    Local teen tries out the Citizen Scientist program!

    Jane Grabowski is entering her senior year at Carlynton High School soon and decided to spend a little time this summer giving back before her hectic schedule kicks in. She recently became a Citizen Scientist for the Allegheny County Parks Foundation and helped count fireflies – also known as lightening…

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  • 05/22/19
    Summer Evening Walks at the Indian Hill Meadow at Boyce Park. Mark your calendar and register here.

    Thursday Evenings at the Indian Hill Meadow July 11, August 22, September 12 6:30-7:30 pm WHERE:   Entry garden, Indian Hill Meadow, Centerview Drive, Boyce Park COST:   Free    SIZE:   20 people maximum REGISTER:   Email info@acparksfoundation.org with your name and phone number or call 724-327-7627 This is your opportunity to learn…

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  • 05/06/19
    Looking for fun in the parks? Our May Newsletter is chock full.

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  • 04/30/19
    Hartwood Acres Sculpture Garden Announced!

    Allegheny County Parks Foundation and Allegheny County are creating a sculpture garden at Hartwood Acres Park. The feature will incorporate many of the existing sculptures at the park and allow space for adding additional works in the future.  Enjoy a story about this exciting development in the May 2019 issue…

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